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Thomas Campbell, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-9899

Office: (585) 341-9899

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Family Medicine, Primary Care


Dr. Campbell is a board-certified family physician and a certified diplomate of the
American Board of Obesity Medicine. He is the medical director of the Highland Weight
Management & Lifestyle Center, where he works with individuals and groups to prevent and
treat chronic conditions using diet and lifestyle. He also helps direct a research program
investigating the effect of plant-based nutrition on various chronic diseases. He has
authored or co-authored two popular books on nutrition, including "The China Study," a
worldwide bestseller, and has presented widely on the topic of nutrition for optimal



  • Family Medicine - American Board of Family Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/25/2011 - 06/24/2013
Residency in Family Medicine at Highland Hospital

06/25/2010 - 06/24/2011
Internship in Family Medicine at Highland Hospital


Excellence in Family medicine
Sponsor: American Academy of Family Physicians
Location: SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine


Journal Articles

Bodai BI, Nakata TE, Wong WT, Clark DR, Lawenda S, Tsou C, Liu R, Shiue L, Cooper N, Rehbein M, Ha BP, Mckeirnan A, Misquitta R, Vij P, Klonecke A, Mejia CS, Dionysian E, Hashmi S, Greger M, Stoll S, Campbell TM. "Lifestyle Medicine: A Brief Review of Its Dramatic Impact on Health and Survival." The Permanente journal.. 2018 22

Campbell T. "A plant-based diet and stroke." Journal of geriatric cardiology : JGC.. 2017 May 0; 14(5):321-326.

Campbell TM, 2nd, Campbell TC. "Plant-Based Diets for Cardiovascular Disease: A Brief Review". Integrative Medicine Alert. 2013; 16(3): 37-42.

Books & Chapters

Book Title: The Campbell Plan: The simple way to lose weight and reverse illness, using the China study's whole-food, plant-based diet.
Author List: Campbell TM
Published By: Rodale Books 2015 in Emmaus, Pennsylvania

Book Title: The China Study : The most comprehensive study of nutrition ever conducted and the startling implications for diet, weight loss, and long-term health
Author List: Campbell TC, Campbell TM
Published By: Benbella Books 2005 in Dallas, TX